Tech4Gamers Awards

Tech4Gamers covers a wide range of technology-related content, including hardware reviews, comparisons, how-to blogs, troubleshooting guides, news, and everything else that is of interest to gamers and technology enthusiasts. The website’s team of experts tests and evaluates each product thoroughly, considering various factors such as performance, design, usability, and value for money. Based on the analysis, the website awards each product with one of the five awards.

Let’s go over each award briefly and discuss the features a product must have to be eligible for nomination.

Editor’s Choice

Tech4Gamers Editor's Choice Award

  • The Editor’s Choice Award is the highest accolade given by Tech4Gamers. It is reserved for products that tick every box in our list. These products are the best in their category.
  • To give the Editor’s Choice award, testers consider every aspect of the product. Whether it is the design, features, performance, or value, every aspect must be top-notch with no flaws whatsoever.
  • For a product to win this award, it must set new standards for excellence and innovation. The product must provide users with the best possible experience.


  • Tech4Gamers Recommended AwardThe Recommended Award is given to products that the testers would recommend to their readers despite their flaws.
  • To give the Recommended award, the testers consider various factors like the quality, performance, features, and value for money of the product. The overall analysis, keeping in mind the shortcomings, will tell whether the product gets the award or not.
  • For a product to win this award, it must stand apart from the competition by incorporating features that offer an overall better user experience. These products might have their flaws, yet their good side outweighs the bad.


  • Tech4Gamers Performance AwardThe Performance Award is given to products that the testers would recommend for their top-notch performance. These products are at the cutting edge of technology.
  • To give the Performance Award, the testers evaluate the product by testing its gaming benchmarks, productivity scores, efficiency, and its ability to sustain performance under heavy loads for long durations.
  • For a product to win this award, it must be aimed at gamers and enthusiasts who prefer extreme levels of performance from their PC builds.


  • Tech4Gamers Value AwardThe Value Award is given to products that the testers would recommend due to their price-to-performance ratio. 
  • To give the Value Award, the testers consider the product’s pricing, the features it comes with, and most importantly, the performance it offers. If the product offers enough performance and features to justify its generally low price tag, it is considered a good value-for-money product.
  • For a product to win this award, it must be aimed at budget gamers who prefer essentials like gaming performance over flashy features like RGB effects. The product must be priced lower than the competitors but must offer enough performance to go head-to-head against them.

Must Have

Tech4Gamers Must Have Award

  • The Must Have Award is given to products that the tester considers to be essential for every gamer. These products offer features that are, as the name suggests, a must-have.
  • To give the Must Have Award, the testers consider whether the product offers essential features that gamers could benefit from.
  • For a product to win this award, it must be priced adequately to be accessible by all gamers, and it must offer enough functionality and convenience to enhance the overall user experience.

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